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Dark Brown Sugar

What it does :

Dark brown sugar can add a rich, sweet flavor to your beer with more residual impact than lighter varieties.

What it is:

Dark Brown Sugar is made by flavoring white sugar heavily with molasses to provide an intense flavor.

Vital Statistics


Color (Lovibond):

60

Specific Gravity (SG):

1.046


Dosage:

Dark Brown Sugar can be 5-10 percent of your fermentables. Of course, the actual amount you need depends on the style of beer that you are making. Use our brewing calculators to compute the exact amount you need to achieve your specific original gravity and color targets.

Preparation:

Add dark brown sugar directly to the boiling wort.

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Dark Brown Sugar